Regina city council News

This building, located at the corner of 12th Avenue and St. John Street, has been rezoned by Regina city council on Feb. 27, 2017.

Regina city council approves rezoning for new Carmicheal Outreach building

By Britton Gray February 28, 2017 - 8:48pm Updated: February 28, 2017 - 9:00pm

Carmichael Outreach is one step closer to moving into a new building to help provide its services to those in need.

Regina city council approved the rezoning of the...

Regina city council voted to drop both the property tax and water rate increases at a special budget meeting on Feb. 13, 2017.

Regina property tax increase falls to 3.99%; water rates down too

By Kevin Martel February 14, 2017 - 1:54am Updated: February 14, 2017 - 11:04am

Property taxes are going up in Regina, but not quite as much as first proposed.

City council finalized the 2017 budget Monday night, which now calls for an increase of 3...

Councillor wants better breakdown on property tax bills

By Kevin Martel February 5, 2017 - 8:57am Updated: February 5, 2017 - 9:00am

If one Regina councillor has it his way, property tax bills will be more detailed in the future.

Mike O'Donnell wants bills to have more detailed information than they...

Frank McCrystal stands at a podium and speaks at the funeral for long-time Regina city councillor Terry Hincks.

'We'll never forget you:' Hundreds remember late councillor Terry Hincks

By Kevin Martel October 20, 2016 - 7:55pm Updated: October 20, 2016 - 8:00pm

Clapping and laughter usually have no place at a memorial service, but a celebration of his life is exactly what late Regina councillor Terry Hincks wanted.

In fact, he...

Regina's city councillors gather before speaking to media about Terry Hincks on Oct 15, 2016.

Hincks remembered fondly by Regina city council

By Lisa Schick October 15, 2016 - 5:43pm Updated: October 18, 2016 - 2:17pm

The sun was shining and the air was brisk during an emotional gathering outside Regina City Hall on Saturday morning.

Councillors passed around hugs and handshakes, a...

Regina Mayor Michael Fougere is pleased with the prospect of having projects partially paid for.

Regina city councillors excited about new infrastructure money

By Lisa Schick September 19, 2016 - 5:13pm Updated: September 20, 2016 - 6:49am

Regina's city council is eager to gets its hands on millions of infrastructure dollars announced last week.

At a special city council meeting on Monday, councillors...

The home at 13 Leopold Cres. was taken off the heritage protection list.

Regina man wins removing home from protection list

By Lisa Schick April 26, 2016 - 6:50am Updated: April 26, 2016 - 7:00am

After more than 14 months of beaurocratic wrangling, a Regina family will finally be able to do what they want with their house.

The Dodds family bought the house at 13...

Mayor Michael Fougere at a Regina city council meeting.

Regina city council to hear concerns about proposed seniors' complex

By Courtney Markewich March 29, 2016 - 11:21am Updated: March 29, 2016 - 11:30am

Mayor Michael Fougere is prepared to hear voices of opposition to a proposed new facility for seniors' housing in north Regina.

Speaking with the CJME Morning Show,...

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Dog parks, LPGA tournament on agenda for Regina city council

By Kevin Martel March 28, 2016 - 6:34am Updated: March 28, 2016 - 6:45am

Regina city council will have golf and dog parks on its agenda Monday night.

The mayor and councillors will decide whether to add up to another six off-leash dog parks....

Photo of Dennis Dodds' house on Leopold Crescent currently on heritage holding bylaw list.

Regina man denied right to demolish house on heritage holding list

By Adriana Christianson March 2, 2016 - 5:45pm Updated: March 2, 2016 - 6:00pm

Dennis Dodds is caught between a Regina city bylaw on heritage properties, and an old house that he owns but isn’t allowed to tear down.

This week Regina City Council...

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Regina executive committee approves increased election costs

By Kevin Martel January 14, 2016 - 10:50am Updated: January 14, 2016 - 11:00am

It looks like the city will indeed be spending several hundred thousand dollars more on this fall's municipal election.

The city's executive committee -- made up...

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Proposed budget for Regina's 2016 election $300,000 more than 2012

By Kevin Martel January 12, 2016 - 6:19am Updated: January 12, 2016 - 6:30am

The costs budgeted for Regina's municipal election in the fall are anticipated to be a lot higher than they were during the last civic election in 2012.

A report going...